Netjets Global 6000 N146QS (1st Visit)

N146QS

(NetJets Global 6000 N146QS parked at bay 101 this afternoon) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Netjets operated Global 6000 N146QS arrived direct from Mumbai at 08.05hrs, after spending the day in Adelaide, the aircraft departed to Sydney at 16.40hrs.

This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide, it was the 1st Netjets operated aircraft to visit Adelaide since 7/5/09 when BBJ N127QS made a visit.Netjets operated Global 6000 N146QS arrived direct from Mumbai at 08.05hrs, after spending the day in Adelaide, the aircraft departed to Sydney at 16.40hrs.

Gulfstream 650 N271DV (1st visit)

N271DV

(Poplar LLC Gulfstream 650 N271DV parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Stefan P Copyright 2016

Poplar LLC Gulfstream 650 N271DV arrived ex. Hobart at 13.50hrs. The aircraft is currently still in Adelaide. No departure details are known as yet.
This is the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide, and it continues Adelaide great run of Gulfstream 650’s making a visit.

Qantas B747-400 VH-OJT makes a visit

VH-OJT
VH-OJT\VH-OJT  (Qantas B747-400 VH-OJT making a rare but welcome visit to Adelaide as ‘QF6007/1364’) Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Qantas B747-400 VH-OJT arrived ex.Sydney at 11.05hrs as ‘QF6007′. The aircraft then departed to Darwin at 12.45hrs as ‘QF1364’. It is understood the aircraft was preforming a Defence Force charter up to Darwin.

This was OJT’s 2nd visit to Adelaide. Its one and only previous visit was 21/10/13 whe the aircraft diverted to Adelaide whilst operating ‘QF6’ from Singapore-Sydney

Air Med International Hawker 800 N811AM (1st visit)

Air Med International Hawker 800 N811AM parked at Adelaide Airport)

Air Med International Hawker 800 N811AM parked at Adelaide Airport)

Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Air Med. International Hawker 800 N811AM arrived from Brisbane at 00.05hrs. After spending the day in Adelaide the aircraft departed back to Birsbane at 15.30hrs.

This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide. It was also the 1st foreign medical flight Adelaide has recived in 2016.

VistaJet Malta Global 600 9H-VJJ (1st Visit)

Vista Jet Malta Global 600 9H-VJJ parked at Adelaide Airport)

Vista Jet Malta Global 600 9H-VJJ parked at Adelaide Airport

Photo By Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

VistaJet Malta 9H-VJJ arrived ex. Phuket at 08.00hrs as ‘VJT 822‘. The aircraft stayed in Adelaide for 4 days before departing to Sydney at 08.15hrs on 28/3/16 using the same flight number.

This was VJJ’s 1st visit to Adelaide, it was also the 2nd Vista Jet Malta aircraft to visit Adelaide in 2016.

Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY (1st visit as Tigerair)

(Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY taxiing to the bay after arriving as 'TT9020' in readiness to operate the inaugural flight to Bali later in the morning)

(Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY taxiing to the bay after arriving as ‘TT9020’ in readiness to operate the inaugural flight to Bali later in the morning)

(Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY arriving on Rwy.23 as 'TT10' from Denpasar on Good Friday) Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

(Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY arriving on Rwy.23 as ‘TT10’ from Denpasar on Good Friday) 

Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Tigerair B737-800 VH-VOY arrived ex. Melbourne as ‘TT9020‘ at 06.45hrs. The aircraft departed at 10.00hrs as ‘TT17‘ bound for Denpasar.

This was VOY’s 1st visit to Adelaide in Tigerair colours, the aircraft was preivously painted in Virgin Australia colurs using the same registration.

Tigerair replaced Virgin Australia on the 5 weekly Adelaide-Denpsar-Adelaide as well as Melbourne and Perth-Denpsar flights from today. The airline is currently using 3 ex. Virgin Australia VH-VOY, VOR & VUB.

Gulfstream 550 N138GL (1st Visit)

N138GL(SWR Services Gulfstream 550 N138GL parked at Adelaide Airport with the morning sun beaming down on it) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

 SWR Services Gulfstream 550 N138GL arrived at 17.20hrs ex. Melbourne  as ‘Twilight 5’. The aircraft stayed in Adelaide for a couple of days and departed on 17/3/16 to Hong Kong at 14.30hrs using the same callsign.
This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide.

Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZE diverts in

ZK-NZE

(Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZE touching down on Rwy.23) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2016)

Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZE operating ‘NZ175’ from Auckland to Perth arrived into Adelaide at 13.15hrs due to an un-well passenger. After off loading the passenger and a quick refuel. The aircraft departed at 15.10hrs continuing its journey to Perth.

This was ZK-NZE’s 2nd visit to Adelaide. NZE made history as the 1st B787 to ever visit Adelaide back on 26/10/14

Emirates A380 A6-EDM diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)

A6-EDM(Emirates A380 A6-EDM taxiing to the terminal after diverting to Adelaide)IMG_1446(Emirates A380 A6-EDM taxiing for departure after diverting to Adelaide) All photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Emirates A380 A6-EDM operating ‘EK406‘ from Dubai-Melbourne diverted to Adelaide due to Poor weather. The aircraft arrived at 07.45hrs and after refueling and waiting for the weather to clear the aircraft continued to Melbourne departing at 09.45hrs.

This was EDM’s 1st visit to Melbourne. This was the 3rd Emirates A380 to visit Adelaide with sister ships EDC and EEF both diverting.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH diverts to Adelaide (1st visit)

VH-VKH

(Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH lining up on Rwy. 23 ready for its short hop to Melbourne) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2016)

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH operating ‘JQ24‘ from Tokyo-Narita- Melbourne diverted to Adelaide this morning due to poor weather. The aircraft arrived at 00.10hrs, after resting in Adelaide for the weather to clear the aircraft departed to Melbourne at 11.25hrs as ‘JQ7991‘.

This was VKH’s 1st visit to Adelaide, it was also the 1st visit of a Jetstar B787 to Adelaide. This was the 4th B787 to ever visit Adelaide.